Search found 5 matches

by erickfvelasquez
Sun Jul 26, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Molting
Topic: What to do after a molt?
Replies: 4
Views: 190

Re: What to do after a molt?

Thanks for advice! I feed them the hermitcrabpatch wings n things and surf and turf mix for protein but I’ll definitely try raw honey and some more fragrant foods :)
by erickfvelasquez
Sat Jul 25, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Molting
Topic: What to do after a molt?
Replies: 4
Views: 190

What to do after a molt?

Hey everyone! My biggest crab Heidi just finished her first molt (also my first molt) it took around 2 months and she just resurfaced yesterday! I was so happy to see her come out successfully!! Just wondering if there are any things that you all do after a crab comes out to help them after a molt? ...
by erickfvelasquez
Thu Jul 09, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: New Crab Owner!
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: New Crab Owner!

Hahaha thank you both for the posts and the advice! I am learning so much already :)

Here is a picture of boo in his new shell and my other hermis sleeping together in the morning!

ImageImage
by erickfvelasquez
Sat Jul 04, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: New Crab Owner!
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: New Crab Owner!

Thank you for all the help! :) Specially @GotButterflies for the detailed advice!! I got more of the substrate to even it up and I mixing it with saltwater! Also I think I have some ultratherms that I'm thinking about putting on the sides of the tank once I get a glass top. Just wondering what do yo...
by erickfvelasquez
Fri Jul 03, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: New Crabs and New Crab Owners
Topic: New Crab Owner!
Replies: 7
Views: 225

New Crab Owner!

Hey Everyone! I am a new hermit crab owner (1 1/2 months) and I found this forum/community pretty helpful when setting up my crabitat! I have some questions about feeding/getting your crabs to trust you. I have five crabs in a 20 gallon (I know eventually I will have to upgrade to a bigger tank). I ...